Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FXUS65 KLKN 300347 AAA
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
847 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THE MONSOON REMAINS ACTIVE OVER THE GREAT BASIN AND IS
BRINGING THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS INTO CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEVADA.
HEAVY PRECIPITATION CAN BE EXPECTED AT TIMES. THIS WILL BE A
PROLONGED MONSOON EVENT...AND WILL POSSIBLY PERSIST UNTIL NEXT
WEEK


&&

.UPDATE...CANCELED FLASH FLOOD WATCH AS HEAVY RAINS HAVE BECOME
CONFINED TO A COUPLE LOCATION...AND EVEN THOSE ARE WEAKENING.
ADJUSTED POPS DOWN THROUGH 06Z AND IN TURN ADJUSTED COVERAGE OF
SHOWERS DOWN. STILL KEPT ISOLATE THUNDER EVERYWHERE.


&&

.FIRE WEATHER...STRONG MONSOON PUSH IS KEEPING RH VERY HIGH...AND
PRODUCING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH SHOWERS...SOME HEAVY. MOST
ARE CONFINED TO EASTERN AND NORTHERN NEVADA. EXPECT THIS TO
CONTINUE PAST MIDNIGHT. SOME LOCATIONS WILL BE PLAGUED BY STRONG
GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS EVEN WITHOUT THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AREA.
OUTFLOW WINDS ARE RUNNING FOR MANY MILES...OFTEN WELL PAST WHERE
THE STORM THAT PRODUCED THEM IS VISIBLE.


&&

.LKN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

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